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Portland Maine attracts thousands of visitors each year because of its historic charm and cosmopolitan vibe. It is a perfect destination for a whirlwind weekend getaway !

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A weekend visit to beautiful Portland Maine

Portland Maine attracts thousands of visitors each year because of its historic charm and cosmopolitan vibe. It is a perfect destination for a whirlwind weekend getaway ! more »

Oct 22, 2014 , Gen's Delights

From October 16th to the 19th, Les Grands Ballets Canadians in conjunction with the Paris Opera Ballet worked collaboratively to bring Pierre Lacotte's exciting and colorful revival production of Paquita to the Montreal scene.

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Paquita an evening of Spanish charm and Parisian excellence in Montreal

From October 16th to the 19th 2014, Les Grands Ballets Canadians in conjunction with the Paris Opera Ballet worked collaboratively to bring Pierre Lacotte's exciting and colorful revival production of Paquita to the Montreal scene. more »

Oct 21, 2014 Gen's Delights 1 Comments

From the 7th to the 26th  of October , the studio Space 4001  ( 4001 Berri ) will present the shocking  French  play SexeMania , written and directed by Guillaume Lapierre- Desnoyers .

SexeMania

SexeMania the play at Space 4001

From the 7th to the 26th of October , the studio Space 4001 ( 4001 Berri ) will present the shocking French play SexeMania ,a delicious dialogue and personal encounter between a prostitute and a lonesome man in his apartment. more »

Oct 8, 2014 Gen's Delights

The French play Bread and Wine, currently running from the 23rd of Septembre to the 11th of October  at Espace Libre combines excessive theatrical musical & dance numbers intertwined with sociopolitical issues to trace the evolution of our eating habits.

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Le Pain et le Vin, Bread and Wine running at Espace Libre

The French play Bread and Wine, running from the 23rd of Septembre to the 11th of October at Espace Libre combines excessive theatrical musical & dance numbers intertwined with sociopolitical issues to trace the evolution of our eating habits more »

Oct 2, 2014 Gen's Delights

A disenchanted Prince, a Princess on the run... Christian Spuck’s fifth full-length ballet Leonce and Lena is an entertaining piece inspired by the comic satirical political play written by German author Georg Büchner.

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Leonce et Lena by Les Grands Ballets Canadiens

A disenchanted Prince, a Princess on the run... Christian Spuck’s fifth full-length ballet Leonce and Lena is an entertaining piece inspired by the comic satirical political play written by German author Georg Büchner. more »

Sep 26, 2014 Gen's Delights

Peter and Alice is a lively and intelligent play written by American writer John Logan that exposes and recreates the dual agony and ecstasy of inherited fame.

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Peter and Alice, exploring the dual agony and ecstasy of inherited fame

Peter and Alice is a lively and intelligent play written by American writer John Logan that exposes and recreates the dual agony and ecstasy of inherited fame. Currently running from September 10th to the18th of October at DUCEPPE Hall more »

Sep 23, 2014 Gen's Delights

Canada is home to one of the most scenic train rides in the world! Last week I had the privilege of traveling with my adventurous co-reviewer mom to experience a bucket-list 21 day journey across Canada on Via Rail’s The Canadian.

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Journey Across Canada aboard The Canadian with VIA Rail

Canada is home to one of the most scenic train rides in the world ! Last week I had the privilege of traveling with my adventurous co-reviewer mom to experience a bucket-list 21 day journey across Canada on VIA Rail’s The Canadian. more »

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Fantasia Film Festival; North America's largest genre film festival that showcases hundreds of Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Asian and Animated films over three weeks in July and August.

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Fantasia Film Festival, Montreal Rocks the genre film culture

Fantasia Film Festival; North America's largest genre film festival that showcases hundreds of Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Asian and Animated films over three weeks in July and August. more »

Aug 5, 2014 Gen's Delights

By far the largest and most beloved attraction of the summer is the International Jazz Festival of Montreal presented by TD in collaboration with Rio Tinto Alcan that ran from June 26th to July 6th 2014.

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International Jazz Festival of Montreal - A celebration of music and life !

By far the largest and most beloved attraction of the summer is the International Jazz Festival of Montreal presented by TD in collaboration with Rio Tinto Alcan that ran from June 26th to July 6th 2014. more »

Jul 30, 2014 Gen's Delights 1 Comments

The Festival de Lanaudière, one of the largest festivals of classical music in Canada, is currently taking place in Joliette from July 8th to Aug 10th with 24 classical music concerts and other special events highlighting excellence and diversity every night!

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The Festival de Lanaudiere

The Festival de Lanaudière, one of the largest festivals of classical music in Canada, is currently taking place in Joliette from July 8th to Aug 10th with 24 classical music concerts and other special events highlighting excellence and diversity more »

Jul 14, 2014 , Gen's Delights

About this Blog

For me a good trip (whether for business or pleasure) should be satisfying and include delicious food, comfortable accommodation and unforgettable activities. “Gen's Delights” invites you to join me as I embark on a journey of discovery around Montreal and its surrounding regions. Through this blog, I wish to share my favorite “Coup de Coeur” food and travel destinations with community members as well as offer tips and advice for the savvy traveler. Bon voyage!

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